Unpopular Opinion: These Popular Music Artists Are Overrated And Here’s Why


Have you ever listened to a popular singer on the radio, only to be left questioning how they got famous in the first place?

On a community site, people discussed the prompt: “Who is the most overrated music artist?” Here are the top responses.

1. Drake

Many argued that his repetitive tone and generic delivery made him “way overrated.

2. DJ Khaled

Rather than being respected for his own creativity, someone wrote that DJ Khaled gained popularity by featuring megastars in his songs, making him famous by association.

3. Beyoncé

A few users suspect that she wouldn’t have been as highly lauded if not for the support of her husband Jay-Z, an undeniably powerful industry executive.

4. Jennifer Lopez

Several users pointed out that she profits off of ghost singers which is quite shady for someone who took home multiple trophies at big award ceremonies.

5. Justin Bieber

One commenter weighed in, “he knows whatever he does will sell, so he knows he doesn’t have to try that hard.